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completely destroyed my notebook

By lolabj65
Aug 25, 2006
  1. the other day my notebook told me that i had lost a system 32 dll file and it needed to be reinstalled. somehow i completely screwed up and now my operating system isnt recognizing. is there something i can do to reformat my hard drive or atleast erase it and start back new??? PLEASE HELP
     
  2. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 13,474   +329

    boot from the Recovery Disk that came with the system. It will restore the
    system to the state of day-1
     
  3. lolabj65

    lolabj65 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    i tried

    it keeps telling me that my partition is not able to format. i tried the operating system redovery disk and the driver disk but neither worked.
     
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